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Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 02-24-2018, 07:02 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 6,413
Posted By wild lady wolf
Re: Bad breath

My husband explained the specific smell of keytones to me and that is part of our pup’s bad breath...but for 7 years, his teeth are really bad looking compared to his older “sister” who doesn’t have...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 02-24-2018, 06:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,029
Posted By wild lady wolf
Re: AlphaTrak meters available

Hello! I have been away for a while, but I’m happy to say Mr Shadow is doing great. There are days when he will refuse to eat and gets 1/4 of normal insulin amount. Here is my question: do you...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 09-16-2017, 11:43 AM
Replies: 351
Views: 227,419
Posted By wild lady wolf
Re: Your dog's diet, insulin, and meter used

Hello

I also use Novolin N and my dog weighs 21 lbs. He gets 9 units every 12 hours. I think as a parent you have all the right to question anything you want. I'd suggest you find a vet that...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 03-17-2017, 06:16 PM
Replies: 422
Views: 37,174
Posted By wild lady wolf
Talking Re: need some good advice for regulating blood sugar..

There are different areas where you can take a drop of blood from. I use the upper paws on the dual claw because it is easy! Also helps to use the thickest you can find to poke your pup once.

A...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 03-17-2017, 06:02 PM
Replies: 212
Views: 20,463
Posted By wild lady wolf
Re: Sweet KirbyK passed on March 7, 2016

May lovely Kirby rest in peace. No more pain for the sweet lil fellow. They take a piece of your heart but that is always the price of love.
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 03-17-2017, 05:57 PM
Replies: 194
Views: 17,841
Posted By wild lady wolf
Re: Losing confidence

It takes me holding Mr Shadow's shoulders and my husband with the syringe to inject him 2 x day...I can identify with your experience where you are tense & transfer the feeling to your dog.

Is...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 02-19-2017, 06:08 PM
Replies: 1,492
Views: 218,786
Posted By wild lady wolf
Re: Annie & Craig - Getting too smart!

Hello Craig & family!

I wish the grooming experiences would be less stressful on my pup as well...we've tried at least 4 different options and the current one has the closest location, which is a...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 02-07-2017, 06:36 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,230
Posted By wild lady wolf
Re: new to diabetes

Hello,

Have you tried the dual claw pad? I take turns with the right and left areas. It's not easy to get enough blood at the 1st try!

Just take another lancet, as it is best not to use them...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 01-27-2017, 06:06 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,114
Posted By wild lady wolf
Re: Help Plz. New Diagnosis

Hi there!

I wonder if Lily is whining for something other than hunger? My baby loves food too but I have to ignore him when it is not the scheduled time to feed him. He gets 2 regular meals...
Forum: Everything Else 01-25-2017, 05:51 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,556
Posted By wild lady wolf
Dental cleaning questions

During the last trip to the vet, I realized Mr Shadow's teeth are in desperate need of professional cleaning. This is something we've known but put in back burner due to how expensive it is.

His...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 12-14-2016, 06:41 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 22,590
Posted By wild lady wolf
Re: Georgie Boy - Drinking Lots of Water, BG good

This is what i think, that we are given little angels in each and everyone of these lovely creatures, and we are lucky to have them in our lives no matter how short or long it is.

Still it hurts...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 12-13-2016, 06:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,352
Posted By wild lady wolf
Re: Mango

hello

i would suggest to check w/vet via phone ( usually they won't charge you for a quick consultation) if he needs vitamins or just a change of food. and on the glucose testing at home, you can...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 10-26-2016, 06:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,117
Posted By wild lady wolf
Re: Newly diagnosed 6 month puppy

I'd like to join everone in welcoming you to this fantastic group! There were times where I felt overwhelmed by everything that it takes to adapt to this challenge of caring for my beloved Mr Shadow...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 10-26-2016, 05:49 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 12,385
Posted By wild lady wolf
Re: Magoo is gone... October 6, 2016

It is never easy to let go those you love.

I am very sorry for your loss.

Another angel lights up our sky...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 09-26-2016, 05:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,604
Posted By wild lady wolf
Thumbs up Re: Sugarversary - Gus, the mini-schnauzer

Congrats to you!

We are going to truly join in the celebration because soon will also be Mr. Shadow's 1st sweet anniversary.

I know every day is different and not all his levels are nice,...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 08-27-2016, 10:06 AM
Replies: 226
Views: 22,828
Posted By wild lady wolf
Re: Autumn is an angel August 21, 2016

It is always very emotional to me when one of our loved babies passes on...no words will ever express it good enough!

Still, I must say how sorry I am for your loss.

Sincerely,

wlw
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 08-11-2016, 06:22 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 16,635
Posted By wild lady wolf
Re: Pat and Angel Bailey July 2016

So sorry for your loss.

This group is an amazing source of inner strength during hard times...sweet dreams Bailey
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 08-11-2016, 06:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,351
Posted By wild lady wolf
Re: Josie-Absolutely unable to do bg checks-please help

Is there someone to help you hold her while you test her/give her insulin?

I usually need to hold Mr Shadow while my husband gives the shot...

Then too it took us several attemps and I...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 08-05-2016, 05:49 PM
Replies: 351
Views: 227,419
Posted By wild lady wolf
Re: Your dog's diet, insulin, and meter used

Mr Shadow is a good eater iin the p.m. but the breakfast has been quite challlenging! I switch between grilled chicken. D/W chicken & veggies and try to mix a bit of dry dog food (D/W). The baby...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 07-27-2016, 06:41 PM
Replies: 544
Views: 76,802
Posted By wild lady wolf
Re: Lily - My English Setter

Happy b-day lovely Lily!
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 07-25-2016, 06:04 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 6,397
Posted By wild lady wolf
Re: Just diagnosed with diabetes Help!!!!

Even if the #'s seem high, the walk helped bring them down! In the beginning Mr Shadow also had scary high levels because he was adjusting to his new lifestyle...Snoop will hopefully do the same!:D
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 07-21-2016, 12:15 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,750
Posted By wild lady wolf
Smile Re: Mr Shadow's diabetes

After a stressful trip to the vet we found out that Mr. Shadow has a mild case of bronchitis and he will be on antibiotics for 2 weeks, along with something to calm him down in case he starts...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 07-19-2016, 06:08 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,750
Posted By wild lady wolf
Re: Mr Shadow's diabetes

Thank you both!

We are seeing the vet tomorrow and even if isn't anything serious as my hubby thinks, we continue observing him and this cough returns every now and then, tonight he just...
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 07-16-2016, 06:57 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,572
Posted By wild lady wolf
Re: Hello, Sadly joining the club

Terribly sad to read how fast it all happened! Sorry for your loss...I love my dog above it all and this is a reality ck that life is a gift we have to treasure every day.
Forum: Diabetes Discussion: Your Dog 07-16-2016, 06:35 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,750
Posted By wild lady wolf
Unhappy Re: Mr Shadow's diabetes

Today he started coughing like never before...it started as if he had a hair ball caught in his throat. He has been licking his front paws on and off and that is why the vet prescribed Fluoxetine 5...
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